Turn off ActiveX for security

Friday, 3 November 2006, 12:21 AM EST

Although it's not the first time this branch of the US Dept. of Homeland Security has made this suggestion, its Computer Emergency Response Team this morning is recommending that users disable ActiveX altogether, in the wake of yesterday's discovery of a critical vulnerability caused by a Microsoft scripting library.

At BetaNews.

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